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So does the XT come with LM as standard ??

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yorky wrote:
07 Mar 2020 16:20
So does the XT come with LM as standard ??
Specs show that it includes map updates :- https://buy.garmin.com/en-GB/GB/p/679804#specs
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So what I am struggling to understand is why, on Axamax's earlier post, is the 595 £120 more expensive than the new XT

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No mention of the USB being USB 3 which is really too bad given how long it takes to load maps.

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Garmin went back to USB Mini because it is a more robust connector than either the USB micro or USB C.
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yorky wrote:
07 Mar 2020 19:47
So what I am struggling to understand is why, on Axamax's earlier post, is the 595 £120 more expensive than the new XT
If you look at Garmin's site the 595 is still at £549 under previous models. I expected the XT to come in at £550 to £600.

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Does anyone know what version bluetooth the XT comes with? I couldn't find information on this at all :(

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RadioFlyer wrote:
07 Mar 2020 21:14
No mention of the USB being USB 3 which is really too bad given how long it takes to load maps.
Updating its supplied mapping is via its built in Wi-Fi.

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Oop North John wrote:
RadioFlyer wrote:
07 Mar 2020 21:14
No mention of the USB being USB 3 which is really too bad given how long it takes to load maps.
Updating its supplied mapping is via its built in Wi-Fi.
Are you saying that it can't be done via USB? If so then another reason I would avoid.

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RadioFlyer wrote:
09 Mar 2020 13:30
Oop North John wrote:
RadioFlyer wrote:
07 Mar 2020 21:14
No mention of the USB being USB 3 which is really too bad given how long it takes to load maps.
Updating its supplied mapping is via its built in Wi-Fi.
Are you saying that it can't be done via USB? If so then another reason I would avoid.
I see 'in the box' there's a data cable so sounds like there's still USB connection.
Would be nice to see USB 3!

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